TROY  CANTRELL

   ABERDEEN - Services for Troy Cantrell, 82, who died Wednesday, November 17th at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory, will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, November 20th in the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Aberdeen Chapel with Rev. Tommy Moore officiating. Burial with military rites will be in Easter Cemetery.
  Mr. Cantrell was born in Greenwood Springs to Tom and Rose Flippo Cantrell. He was a lifelong resident of Monroe County and a graduate of Greenwood Springs School. He retired from Walker Manufacturing Company after 37 years of service. He was a member of Bethel Apostolic Church in Amory. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in Germany four years then in the Mississippi Army National Guard for four years upon returning to the U.S. He was a member of the VFW and served as surgeon general for nine years. He was a member of the American Legion for 50 years.
  He leaves two daughters, Diane Taylor and husband, Allen, and Shelia Allen and husband, Donnie, all of Greenwood Springs; two sons, Troy Cantrell, Jr. and wife, Becky, of Hamilton and Grady Thomas Cantrell and wife, Rhonda, of Greenwood Springs; two sisters, Winona (Runt) Hicks and Tommie Moore, all of Amory; special sister-in-law, Carol McNeese and husband, Larry, of Smithville; nine grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
  He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Eleanor Lucille Smith Cantrell; a brother, Leroy Cantree; a sister, Margaret Little and a grandson, David Cantrell.
  His grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
  Visitation will take place from 4 until 7 p.m., Friday, November 19th, at the funeral home.


 
CONDOLENCE  MESSAGES

Barbara Cantrell Flurry
So sorry to hear of cousin Troy's passing....Keeping you in my prayers and may God help you get thru this time of sorrow.
11/19/2010

Charles Hester
SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT TROY. I WORKED WITH HIM AT WALKER YEARS AGO.
11/19/2010

 
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